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Comparing Tall and Short

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Comparing Tall and Short

From skyscrapers to ants, comparing sizes with your class can be endlessly fun! This lesson will help your students compare short and tall sizes.

Preschool

Math

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More, Less, or Equal: Comparing Quantities

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More, Less, or Equal: Comparing Quantities

In this lesson, your students will get hands-on practice comparing quantities! Students will compare using buttons, blocks, and their classmates.

Kindergarten

Math

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What is Volume?

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What is Volume?

In this lesson, students will recognize volume as an attribute of solid figures and learn to calculate volume by counting cubes. This is a great introduction to the formula V = L x W x H.

5th grade

Math

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Heavier or Lighter?

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Heavier or Lighter?

Fill ‘em up! This lesson teaches students to compare how much different containers can hold. Get ready for some overflowing fun!

Kindergarten

Math

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Converting Metric Measurement in Word Problems

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Converting Metric Measurement in Word Problems

Students will learn to convert metric units by applying concepts in word problems. Exercises and worksheets incorporate length (meters), and optional practice offers more instructions on mass (grams) and volume (liters).

4th grade

Math

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Estimating Length

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Estimating Length

Advance your students from relative measurements to learning about standardized units with this lesson that teaches them about inches and feet by using common classroom objects.

2nd grade

Math

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Capacity Comparison

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Capacity Comparison

Your class will love this outdoor activity that teaches them how to compare the capacity of different containers.

Kindergarten

Math

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Comparing Bigger and Smaller

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Comparing Bigger and Smaller

Kindergarteners love talking about how big they are! Help them develop a stronger understanding of big and small in this engaging measurement lesson.

Kindergarten

Math

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Linking Line Plots and Fractions

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Linking Line Plots and Fractions

Can your students link line plots with fractions? In this interactive, hands-on math lesson, students will learn how to use a line plot to add fractions and solve corresponding word problems.

5th grade

Math

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The Smaller They Come

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The Smaller They Come

Help your students use rulers in the classroom with this lesson! Encourage them to measure items around them using centimeters to understand shapes and sizes.

2nd grade

Math

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Cooking School Fractions

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Cooking School Fractions

Make equivalent fractions matter in the real world with this hands-on math lesson! Students use measuring cups and spoons to recognize and generate equivalent fractions.

4th grade

Math

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Can I Have Some More?

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Can I Have Some More?

Your students will easily be able to tell which is more after this enjoyable hands on lesson. Students will solidify their skill with an independent worksheet.

Preschool

Math

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Sweet Math Lesson

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Sweet Math Lesson

This sweet, comprehensive lesson allows your students to count candy pieces and identify who has more, less, or an equal share. Young learners will have a great time while improving their math skills.

Preschool

Math

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Comparing Numbers: Marshmallow Math

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Comparing Numbers: Marshmallow Math

Comparing numbers is sweet with this yummy lesson. Students use cereal as a hands on manipulative to compare numbers 0–10. A sweet treat remains for a job well done!

Kindergarten

Math

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Exploring Metric Units of Length

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Exploring Metric Units of Length

Help your students learn the standard measures of length and foster critical thinking with this engaging lesson. Use alongside The Smaller They Come or as a stand-alone activity.

2nd grade

Math

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Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units

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Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units

Students will become more familiar with common metric measurements by matching everyday objects with the metric mass and volume units they would use to measure them.

3rd grade

Math

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Comparing Spring Things

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Comparing Spring Things

Bigger, taller, shorter, or longer? In this spring lesson plan, students will compare two objects and create their own spring-themed comparison worksheet. They will draw pairs of pictures and come up with their own comparison questions.

Kindergarten

Math

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Line Plots: Representing the Length of Classroom Items

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Line Plots: Representing the Length of Classroom Items

In this lesson, your students will measure the lengths of items and then make a line plot to show the measurement data. They will get hands-on by measuring and surveying the class.

2nd grade

Math

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Metric Conversions Conversations

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Metric Conversions Conversations

Challenge students to convert measurements between their metric counterparts! Students will relate the measurements to real-world objects. Use this lesson as support for the Converting Metric Measurements in Word Problems lesson.

5th grade

Math

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Fruit Salad: Phonemes and Syllables

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Fruit Salad: Phonemes and Syllables

Stay active and encourage healthy eating with favorite fruits. This lesson emphasizes multiple core learning competencies including phonological awareness and greater than and less than number concepts.

Preschool

Math

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Gram I Am

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Gram I Am

How do your students measure up when it comes to metrics? This lesson introduces young mathematicians to grams and kilograms and allows them to explore the units' real world applications.

3rd grade

Math

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Exploring Nonstandard Units of Length

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Exploring Nonstandard Units of Length

Encourage your students to develop their own approach to measuring length with nonstandard units of length. Use this engaging lesson as a stand-alone lesson or alongside Measuring Feet...in Feet!

2nd grade

Math

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Measurement Madness

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Measurement Madness

This math lesson is filled with fun hands-on non-standard measurement activities! The lesson begins with an interactive story then has students explore measurement using several different objects as their tools!

1st grade

Math

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Exploring Capacity

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Exploring Capacity

Use this lesson to introduce the concepts of capacity and volume with young learners. This hands on lesson can be used as a scaffolded pre-lesson to Capacity Comparison.

2nd grade

Math

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Calculating Volume Using the Formula (L x W x H)

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Calculating Volume Using the Formula (L x W x H)

Students will begin to calculate volume of different rectangular prisms using base ten cubes and then transition to using the formula V = L x W x H. Students will then practice using the legendary fifth grade activity, Cootie Catchers.

5th grade

Math

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Education.com has lesson plans that make math real for students! Use our measurement lesson plans to help students apply mathematical skills to real life situations, whether that be measuring the amount of flour for baking cookies or math problems that ask to measure the volume of a cylinder. These lesson plans will no doubt help your students become measurement wizards in no time.